The Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship strives to give more support and information to our entrepreneurial faculty and students. Here are some great links to help in your path to commercialization.
Grants.gov is your source to FIND and APPLY for federal grants. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is proud to be the managing partner for Grants.gov, an initiative that is having an unparalleled impact on the grant community.
Edison Innovation Fund Round table - NJIT's EDC III - Technology and life sciences related businesses, service providers, and state universities are invited to one of three EDA-hosted roundtable discussions on the financial resources and incentives available to New Jersey's most promising technology companies.
New Jersey Commission on Science & Technology (NJCST) - Established in 1985, the Commission is responsible for the development and oversight of policies and programs promoting science and technology research and entrepreneurship in New Jersey. The Commission funds projects focused on New Jersey priorities including:
- Life Science
- Nanotechnology/Advanced Materials
- Alternative Energy
- Computational Methods
To Learn more about NJCST Grants & Initiatives Click Here.
New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) - If you are a business in need of financing to grow in New Jersey, a nonprofit organization seeking capital to expand community services, a municipality looking to attract a major corporation within your boundaries, or a developer requiring funds for a major redevelopment project, the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) is ready to put its resources to work for you.
New Jersey Inventors Hall of Fame (NJIHoF) - honors inventors, organizations, and others who have contributed to innovation in the Invention State.
NJEntrepreneur -The Business Building Resource of New Jersey. Sign up for NJEntrepreneur.com's Monthly Newsletter that will keep you on top of more events and items relating to building your business in New Jersey:
- New Jersey Top Networking Events
- Where to find Funding and Financing for your Business
- Important Articles about Entrepreneurship
- Small Business focused Organizations in New Jersey and how to best use them
New Jersey Technology Council (NJTC) -The NJTC provides business support, networking opportunities, information, advocacy and recognition of technology companies and their leaders. Founded in 1996, NJTC's more than 1,200 member companies work together to support their own enterprises while advancing New Jersey's status as a leading technology center in the United States.
NJ Tech Gals - The goal of NJ Tech Gals is to provide an eco-system of support for ladies making big waves in the NJ tech-o-sphere.
NJ Tech Meetup - The NJ Tech Meetup is a monthly meeting of 120+ entrepreneurs and innovators. We meet monthly at the Stevens Institute of Technology campus in Hoboken, NJ to hear from smart feature speakers and interesting startups. The goal is an atmosphere of sharing best practices and learning from both failure and success.
TechLaunch - New Jersey’s technology accelerator, TechLaunch turns innovative ideas into successful enterprises through an intense 12-week LaunchPad program.
Tiger Labs - Tigerlabs is an entrepreneurship campus founded by serial entrepreneurs & venture capitalists with the goal of organizing the fast growing but disjointed startup ecosystem of Princeton, NJ.
The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program is a highly competitive program that encourages domestic small businesses to engage in Federal Research/Research and Development (R/R&D) that has the potential for commercialization.
The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)
Venture Association of New Jersey (VANJ) -Where New Jersey's Entrepreneurial Community Networks.